Definition of Orthoptic. Meaning of Orthoptic. Synonyms of Orthoptic

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Meaning of Orthoptic from wikipedia

- Orthoptics is a profession allied to eye care profession whose primary emphasis is the diagnosis and non-surgical management of strabismus (wandering eye)...
- refer to: Orthoptic (geometry), the set of points for which two tangents of a given curve meet at a right angle, a type of isoptic Orthoptics, the diagnosis...
- errors (see accommodative esotropia below), the use of prisms and/or orthoptic exercises and/or eye muscle surgery. The term is from Gr**** eso meaning...
- geometry of curves, an orthoptic is the set of points for which two tangents of a given curve meet at a right angle. Examples: The orthoptic of a parabola is...
- problems.[unreliable source?][unreliable source?] However, the International Orthoptic ****ociation has found no scientific evidence of the effectiveness of...
- office settings, usually under professional supervision by an Optometrist. Orthoptics is a similar discipline, but primarily involves exercises which work on...
- The International Orthoptic ****ociation represents over 20,000 orthoptists, in over 20 countries. The International Orthoptic ****ociation was formed...
- The British and Irish Orthoptic Society (BIOS) is a professional body representing orthoptists in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The society was established...
- convergence exercises prescribed by an eyecare specialist trained in orthoptics or binocular vision anomalies. Some cases of convergence insufficiency...
- has a therapeutic use in children for the treatment of amblyopia. (See orthoptics and vision therapy.) Eyepatches used to block light while sleeping are...
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